12June, 2017

CEMC Equipment Financing Innovation Summit Commences Today

Press Release

Author: Currency Capital

Senior corporate leaders and senior technologists converge at the Ritz Carlton Laguna Beach from June 12-14, 2017 to discuss technology's place in driving equipment financing efficiencies. Currency Capital, PayNet, OnDeck, Genpact, Google, Cisco, ebay, Mandalay Entertainment Group and many others will be in attendance.

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01October 2016

The Alta Group: Global Consulting Firm's Evolution Mirrors the Industry

Publication: Monitor Daily

Author: Carla Young Harrington

Big data, mobile technology, fintech and social media - the technology trends shaping equipment leasing and asset finance today - were unheard of in 1992, the year that leasing industry executives John C. Deane, Norm Chapman, John Giddens and Bill Montgomery formed The Alta Group. Few equipment leasing businesses were even using the internet, which was in its infancy.

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01July, 2016

Currency: Discovering A Hole In The Equipment Financing Market

Publication: INC

Author: Adam Fridman

hope to make securing financing easier than going to a bank because we are dedicated to enabling people to purchase what they need at an affordable rate without all the hassle of dealing with a more traditional lending institution.
- Charles Anderson, Currency Capital

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30June, 2016

5 ways technology is transforming finance

Publication: World Economic Forum

Author: Jesse McWaters

For decades, banks and insurers have employed the same relatively static, highly profitable business models. But today they find themselves confronted on all sides by innovators seeking to disrupt their businesses. Crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lenders, mobile payments, bitcoin, robo-advisers - there seems to be no end to the diversity, or to the sky-high valuations, of these "fintech" innovators.

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22June, 2016

The impact of Web 3.0 on the fintech industry

Publication: Tech2

Author: Agarwal

Ever imagined that one day a social networking website like Facebook will automatically start describing the content of photos especially to the blind and visually impaired users? Also, wondered how Google predicts what you are looking for the moment you type 'Goa' and starts showing results in the form of air tickets and destinations in Goa to visit?

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09June, 2016

Currency - Exposing a $1.6 Trillion Secret

Publication: Huffington Post

Author: AJ Agrawal

Cash flow drives small businesses. For the last 40 years, the $1.6 Trillion Commercial Equipment Purchase Market has enabled small businesses to generate the cash flow to drive their businesses to drive our economy. Caterpillar, John Deere, eBay and Amazon are great examples of Fortune 500 companies who quietly participate in the commercial equipment buying and selling ecosystem.

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28May, 2016

The Mobile Fin Tech Landscape

Publication: CB Insights

Mobile Fin Tech investment activity has picked up drastically thus far this year, with over $1.1B raised in equity financings globally across 58 financings. This is part of a larger trend, which has seen mobile Fin Tech funding top $300M in 4 of the last 5 quarters...

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26February, 2016

What You Can Learn About Starting a Business From the Fintech Industry

Publication: INC

Author: Jeremy Quittner

The financial technology sector has gone through impressive innovation in the past few years. This success may prove to be valuable for many startups today. Fintech has a few tips on how to start a business in 2016.

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8February, 2016

Millennial Personal Finance: 63 Fintech Startups Targeting Millennials

Publication: CB Insights

Now, a host of fintech startups, and the investors backing them, are banking on millennials as a key demographic for their success. Fintech startups prominent in the millennial demographic range include "robo-advisors" offering low-cost alternatives to brokerages, to lending firms innovating in credit risk, and stock-picking and automated savings apps.

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Industry Problem Statements -- Global Fintech Hackcelerator

Publication: Singapore Fintech Festival

What challenges do we face using data-driven credit decisioning, electronic documents, and digital fraud protection? And more importantly, how do we overcome them? Read more here:

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